advocate: standing up for those who can’t say it themselves (yet)

kathyescobar healing, incarnational, injustice, jesus is cool 19 Comments

a few weeks ago i was asked a question on twitter by a lovely blogger friend about a scripture that pointed to “a voice for the voiceless”, which is so often used in a lot of justice-y language. i wrote recently how there is no such thing as voiceless, just people whose voices have been silenced by life experiences, systemic oppression, generational poverty, and a myriad of other things that quelch God’s image. there’s no passage in the Bible about being a voice for the voiceless. …